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BUSINESS: RETAIL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT / CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Ammerman
Program Learning Outcomes
Gainful Employment Disclosure
Hegis Code: 5004
Curriculum Code: BURM-CERT
 

This certificate program is designed for those seeking a position in the field of retailing, as well as those currently employed in a retailing capacity who may need to acquire specific retailing background and skills.

The certificate concept allows the student to accomplish this goal in the shortest passage of time, while providing the student with employable skills.


FIRST SEMESTER: 16.5 credits Credits
BUS101: Introduction to Business 3
BUS107: Business Mathematics 3
BUS115: College/Workplace Skills Seminar 1.5
  ENG101: Standard Freshman Composition 3
MKT216: Principles of Sales 3
RET111: Retail Principles 3  
       
SECOND SEMESTER: 16-17 credits Credits
Business Unrestricted Elective (any ACC, BUS, MKT, RET, LAW, CST, OFT) course of at least three credits 3-4
BUS112: Computing for Business 4
Economics Elective 3
MKT213: Advertising 3
RET112: Retail Buying and Merchandising 3
       
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 32.5 - 33.5

These courses constitute the major courses in this curriculum.

REQUIRED CREDIT DISTRIBUTION
Business 26.5-27.5 credits
Humanities 3 credits
Social Science 3 credits